CORNWALL, Ont. – A beautiful Fathers Day evening awaited Cornwall Motor Speedway race fans as a full program involving all five divisions was on the card for Graham Masonry and Vertical Equipment Night.
Shane Pecore led the way in the Jiffy Auto Service Modified Feature over Carey Terrance and Bobby Herrington as caution came out on lap 1 as Kayle Robidoux and Gage Morin came together. Terrance got the lead on the restart over Pecore and Herrington. At the halfway point, Terrance is tearing up the field in first as Herrington is second, followed by Pecore and Stéphane Lafrance and Laurent Ladouceur. Tim OBrien had issues on lap 16 and caution came out. One more lap was completed as Joel Doiron and Luke Whitteker got tangled in the backstretch. Terrance got a sizeable lead as Herrington and Ladouceur are the top three. Lee Miller and Marc Therrien brought the caution with four laps to go. Terrance led the final laps as Ladouceur got second over a hard charging Planck who completed the podium.
In the 20-lap Home Hardware Alexandria Pro-Stock feature, Rock Aubin grabbed the lead from Claude Parisien on the second lap while Dan Desnoyers was in third. Aubin had a good lead over the field as Marc Lalonde made his way through second as George Renaud was in third at the halfway point. The first yellow was shown on lap 12 for Mathieu Bougie. A great battle for the lead on the restart as Aubin and Dion Oakes shared the lead while Joey Ladouceur cracked the top 3 as caution came out on lap 15. Oakes was in the lead as Rosco Garreau stopped with three laps to go. Oakes led the final circuit to win his first feature of the season at Cornwall over Valade, Ladouceur, Aubin and Michel Desjardins completed the top five.
A field of 21 cars took the green in the Storm Realty Tracy Wheeler Sportsman feature as Adam Rozon took the lead over Brian Comeau and Thomas Cook. Rozon led the first six laps as Corey Winters got the lead just before Chris Herbison brought the caution on the following lap. Winters in the lead for 3 more laps as Jenna David brought the caution at the halfway point. Winters in the lead as Ryan Arbuthnot was now running second in front of Comeau. Arbuthnot used the high line to get by Winters for the lead on lap 14 as Dan Jalbert was now running in third. Arbuthnot led the final laps to capture his first win of the season over Winters and Jalbert.
Benoit Dubois got the lead on lap 2 in the Evans Bus Line Semi-Pro and led until lap 13 when Andrew Giroux passed him. Giroux led the final laps to win his second feature in a row over Dubois and Joe Woods completed the podium.
In the Crazy Daves DJ Services Mini-Stock feature, Justin Desrosiers was the early leader as Mike Gaucher was charging for the lead. Caution came out on lap 3 for Chris James who stopped in turn 4. Gaucher got the lead on the restart as Mathieu Aubin was now third behind Desrosier at the halfway point. Gaucher got a right front flat tire on lap 9 giving the lead to Aubin while Martin Bernard was now in second. Aubin resisted to charges from Bernard and captured his second feature of the season over Bernard and Joel Pilon completed the top three.
Next week will be one of the biggest events of the season at Cornwall as the World of Outlaws Late Models will return after a years absence. The Nortrax 50, a 50-lap action packed feature race will be presented along with a full program in all other regular classes as the Sportsman will have the night off. For more information on the upcoming events at the speedway, visit the website at www.cornwallspeedway.